Category: Preventive Dentistry

Protect Your Smile With A Dental Cleaning

In our last blog, we looked at dental checkups and why a routine exam is crucial for maintaining optimal smile health. Today, we would like to look at another equally important preventive procedure: the dental cleaning. Having your smile professionally cleaned by your El Paso, TX, dentist is essential for protecting yourself from tooth decay,… Read more »

Why Do We Need Dental Checkups?

  How often do you and your family make time to see your El Paso, TX, dentists for dental care? Instead of only seeing us when you develop a toothache or injure your smile, you should consider making time for a routine checkup every few months. These preventive visits can go a long way toward… Read more »

Cleaning Your Smile (And Preventing Gum Disease)

In our last blog, we took a closer look at checkups and why kids and adults both benefit from them. In today’s blog, we would like to focus on another vital preventive treatment: dental cleanings. Our routine cleanings and scaling and root planings can improve the health of your smile and stave off gum disease…. Read more »

Why Are Your Teeth Cleaned During Every Routine Checkup?

If you make the time to see your dentist for a routine evaluation, you can obviously appreciate having your teeth and gums thoroughly checked for problems. What you should know is that the goal during a routine visit is to help you avoid problems, not just to identify any that have developed. During every checkup… Read more »

3 Benefits You Gain When You Receive Regular Dental Checkups

You have the capacity to do a great job managing your oral health on a daily basis. By practicing smart oral care habits, you keep your smile free of harmful oral bacteria that can build up and create problems. By continuing to enjoy a smart diet – one that is low in sugar – you… Read more »

Managing Oral Health Risks With Regular Dental Cleanings

When you take the proper steps each day to protect your teeth from food debris and oral bacteria, you can sustain a healthy smile, and avoid problems that require restorative dental work. On your own, you protect your teeth and gums through flossing, through brushing, and by avoiding an excess of sugar in your daily… Read more »

Have You Been Putting Off Your Next Routine Dental Exam?

Are you guilty of skipping or postponing regular dental checkups? How long has it been since you had a professional examination of your teeth and gums performed? Unless there are circumstances that make a different timeline more appropriate, individuals should plan to receive routine preventive care on a semiannual basis. During your twice-yearly visits, our… Read more »

What Kind Of Issues Can Your Dentist Spot During A Review?

When it comes to your oral health, there is more to worry about than just the formation of tooth decay! While cavities can create potentially serious problems, and should not be trivialized, this is just one of many issues you need to watch out for if you want to prevent smile troubles. Fortunately, you can… Read more »

What Is Tartar, And How Can It Affect Your Smile?

If you start to notice unsightly deposits on teeth, you may be seeing an accumulation of tartar. If you have tried to address the matter by brushing and flossing, you can attest to how difficult these deposits are to remove. Fortunately, the substance can be addressed during a professional dental cleaning! At our El Paso,… Read more »

Regular Checkups Make Your Oral Health Easier To Manage

How much effort are you currently putting towards preserving the health of your teeth and gums? Hopefully, each day finds you keeping up with good brushing and flossing habits, while also making sure your diet choices are smile-friendly. When you maintain good habits at home, you can limit your risk for trouble, but this does… Read more »